Troubleshoot api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll Errors and Download File

Sometimes Windows system displays error messages regarding corrupted or missing api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll files. Situations like that can occur, for example, during a software installation process. Each software program requires certain resources, libraries, and source data to work properly. Corrupted or nonexistent api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll file can therefore effect in failed execution of the started process.

api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll file ApiSet Stub DLL. The file was developed by for use with software. Here you will find detailed information about the file and instructions how to proceed in the event of api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll related errors on your device. You can also download api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll file compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows 7 devices which will (most probably) allow you to solve the problem.

For Windows Compatible with: Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows 7

File info

General information
Filename api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll
File extension DLL
Description ApiSet Stub DLL
Software
Program Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
Author Microsoft Corporation
Details
MIME type application/octet-stream
File type Dynamic link library
System Windows NT 32-bit
Copyrights © Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
Character set Unicode
Language cod English (U.S.)
Fix File Errors

There are various types of errors related to api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll file. api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll file may be located in wrong file directory on your device, may not be present in the system, or may be infected with malicious software and therefore not work correctly. Below is a list of most common error messages related to api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

  • api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll is corrupted
  • api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll cannot be located
  • Runtime Error - api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll
  • api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll file error
  • api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll file cannot be loaded. Module was not found
  • cannot register api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll file:
  • api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll file could not be loaded
  • api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll file doesn't exist

api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll

Error

Application could not be started because api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll file is missing. Reinstall the application to solve the problem.

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Problems related to api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll can be addressed in various ways. Some methods are meant only for advanced users. If you don't have confidence in your skills, we suggest consulting a specialist. Fixing api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll file errors should be approached with utmost caution for any mistakes can result in unstable or unproperly working system. If you have the necassary skills, please proceed.

api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll file errors can be caused by various factors, so its is beneficial to try to fix them using various methods.

Step 1: Scan your computer for any malicious software

Virus Scan

Windows files are commonly attacked by malicious software that prevents them from working properly. First step in addressing problems with api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll file or any other Windows system files should be scanning the system for malicious software using an antivirus tool.

If by any chance you don't have any antivirus software installed on your system yet, you should do it immediately. Unprotected system is not only a source of file errors, but, more importantly, makes your system vulnerable to many dangers. If you don't know which antivirus tool to choose, consult this Wikipedia article – comparison of antivirus software.

Step 2: Update your system and drivers.

Windows Update

Installing relevant Microsoft Windows patches and updates may solve your problems related to api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll file. Use dedicated Windows tool to perform the update.

  1. Go to the Windows "Start" menu
  2. Type "Windows Update" in the search field
  3. Choose the appropriate software program (name may vary depending on your system version)
  4. Check if your system is up to date. If any unapplied updates are listed, install them immediately.
  5. After the update has been done,restart your computer in order to complete the process.

Beside updating the system, it is recommended that you install latest device drivers, as drivers can influence proper working of api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll or other system files. In order to do so, go to your computer or device producer's website where you will find information regarding latest driver updates.

Step 3: Use System File Checker (SFC) tool

System File Checker

System File Checker is a Microsoft Windows tool. As the name suggests, the tool is used for identyfing and addressing system file related errors, including those related to api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll file. After an error related to%fileextension% file has been discovered, the program attempts to automatically replace the api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll file with properly working version. To use the tool:

  1. Go to the Windows "Start" menu
  2. Type "cmd" in the search field
  3. Locate "Command Prompt" result – don't run it yet:
  4. Click the right mouse button and select "Run as Administrator" option
  5. Type "sfc /scannow" in console prompt to start the program and follow the instructions

Step 4: Restoring Windows system

Windows Recovery

Another approach is to restore system to previous state, before the api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll file error occured. In order to restore your system, follow the instructions below

  1. Go to the Windows "Start" menu
  2. Type "System Restore" in the search field
  3. Start the system restore tool – it's name may differ depending on version of the system
  4. The application will guide you through the process – read the messages carefully
  5. After the process has finished, restart your computer.

If all the above-mentioned methods failed and the api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll file problem has not been resolved, proceed to the next step. Remember that the following steps are intended only for advanced users.

Download and replace api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll file

The last solution is to manually download and replace api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll file in appropriate folder on the disk. Select file version compatible with your operating system and click the "Download" button. Next, go to your web browser's "Downloaded" folder and copy the downloaded api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll file.

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll file example directory paths.

  • Windows 10: C:\Windows\System32\downlevel\
  • Windows 8.1: C:\Windows\System32\
  • Windows 8.1: C:\Windows\System32\
  • Windows 8: 1: C:\Windows\System32\
  • Windows 7: C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
  • Windows 7: C:\Windows\SysWOW64\

If the steps did not solve your api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll file problem, you should consult a professional. A probability exists that the error(s) might be device-related and therefore should be resolved at the hardware level. A fresh operating system installation might be necessary – a faulty system installation process can result in data loss.

File versions list

Filename api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll
System Windows 10
File size 11168 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 f424eee0cc51d1486f5526f0160228c2
SHA1 c797d036c670cf57d3784d9e55e8816b17e74ba6
SHA256 300455f53fa58348ff15c5c0f2d44f3b6733f98360bbc8e953488a83d45ad92f
CRC32 1d092c1c
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\downlevel\
Filename api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll
System Windows 8.1
File size 2560 bytes
Date 2013-08-22
File details
MD5 047ecb9c6aa41b081f29912d21015774
SHA1 7d3f868a2fa9c352c2d7085183e8bd229cbef4b5
SHA256 13d3b2941c64c555edf79accd8bec29de556d3146ec9656b9780d7c4d5610be6
CRC32 a7eff1ca
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll
System Windows 8.1
File size 2560 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 2cc1d05873ad4100af9519345dcd92ca
SHA1 060c816b1e75aac09235285c749645ac5f6f4127
SHA256 be1dab9ffd9b7ec1883ad218570d2097e0725b6450ed8390ce49616e128a6e60
CRC32 07f4f814
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll
System Windows 8
File size 2560 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 eca0f972f03e93b79baf4ed6f67ad859
SHA1 bd0847df7c340a58dc3881c60a5db7e582287e6f
SHA256 1e5d1e9224389c3f2875ac282e2916f4e4374b34dc90acc0c13e1890c27de48c
CRC32 be74659f
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\
Filename api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll
System Windows 7
File size 3072 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 5a66ef63c195cf4d8dabdeba2ee8fdbb
SHA1 3d3b991bebdc99f9514dba914b139749344cf690
SHA256 983a6cc27522cebe7583e64e93959cea70c751c16d9dd5aef3ca2d5e6dbf7284
CRC32 2d1a970c
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
Filename api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll
System Windows 7
File size 3072 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 72bd78e0e5f1c0c51ba2ee088cd99218
SHA1 9aa2ae17a17d6b38f0c9c3af0010ea313c39ae99
SHA256 7dc057aea5abb9b9c9b6cb0850c85189c5bd4afa72ab1d285952e4c061f6f9fd
CRC32 30353d89
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\